Hopland

The southern gateway to Mendocino County, Hopland is the perfect place to take a break and see some sights. First stop is to explore The Solar Living Institute’s 12 acres of grounds that contain kids’ play areas, ponds, educational information, native plantings and Real Goods, which is the largest straw bale store in the U.S. Mendocino County produces great olive oil and sparkling wine and you can get a taste of both at Olivino/Terra Sávia while you browse the displays of eclectic art and furniture. Check out the bocce ball courts at Brutocao Cellars, located in what used to be Hopland’s high school. The Bluebird Café is known for its wide selection of unusual burgers and great pies, but the star of the show is the huge moose head that overlooks diners! Sip and Savor at Sip and its sister restaurant, The Golden Pig, while across the road relax by the fountain and enjoy a wood-fired pizza at Piazza de Campovida. Back on the road again, head north and fantasize about estate living on the 180-acre Jeriko Estate winery or visit the first wine caves in the county at Saracina Ranch. If it’s a view you’re craving, there’s no better place to stop than the terrace at RIVINO with its breathtaking vista of the Ukiah valley.

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1. Jeriko Estate

Jeriko Estates offers beautiful sweeping grounds of organic vineyards encompassing 200 foothill acres. While visiting the tasting room it’s common to see chickens, goats, and …

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3. McNab Ridge Winery

Taste, tradition and old-fashioned friendliness make McNab an exceptional place to visit. You will find complex, well-balanced and approachable wines paired with a tasting experience …

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7. Saracina Vineyards

Saracina was named after a centuries-old farmhouse and vineyards in Tuscany where owners John Fetzer and Patty Rock spent their honeymoon. The main ranch is …

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8. Sip! Mendocino

A showroom for local vintners, this is a very helpful spot for those looking to find a variety of Mendocino wines in one place.nnA group …

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9. Steep Coffee!

Hopland is a great place to stop and refuel and we know just the place to do that! Located in the Vintage Marketplace on the …

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